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Programs at Beth Am
Tu B’Shevat Seder
Saturday, February 11, 2017
during Kiddush Lunch led by ritual coordinator, Sandy Winters

Join fellow congregants to celebrate the birthday of the trees! All ages welcome!
Join Beth Am for Shabbat-oriented fun!
Games, music, nosh, crafts! Free & open to members & non-members. Geared towards families with children birth through age five.

February 25, 2017
4:00-5:30 @ Beth Am

For more information or to RSVP with Josh.
Purim @ Beth Am

+Megillah Reading

March 11,2017
6pm: BYOD (fish or dairy)
followed by Megillah Reading + Shpiel
Mitzvah Palooza
March 12, 2017
@ 9:30am
Not your grandma’s Purim Carnival!
Come find joy + meaning in mitzvot this Purim.

RSVP with Josh.

An American Tune: Celebrating Jewish Connections with Folk and Folk/Rock
March 23, 2017 @ 7pm. Read more here.
Fourth Annual Shabbaton: Find Your Inner Hero

March 24 - 26, 2017
Spend a relaxing weekend at Capital Camps -- just 90 minutes away -- with Beth Am heroes from all generations. Learn about the lives of famous Jews from biblical times through today while discovering your own inner superpower.

Register now! Deadline for applications is March 3rd!

Questions? Email Josh. Financial Aid? Email Henry.
Beth Am Committees

A 2-4-1 Deal!

Do your grocery shopping at Giant and give to the kids at John Eager Howard at Westside
The money you spend could purchase playground equipment, school store treats, pay for a bus for a school trip and more!
Register your Giant Rewards Card here!

The John Eager Howard rewards number is 01429 and the earning period is Oct 7-March 16, 2017

 It is with great pride and the blessings of the board and clergy, to let you know that Beth Am has become the first synagogue in Baltimore to sign onto the Hebrew Immigration Aide Society Welcome Campaign.

We have a wealth of talent, interest and SOUL in Beth Am. Want to hear more and/or get involved, please contact Carol or call (410) 733 -6341.
Youth Services @ Beth Am


Shabbat babysitting is available for children ages 18 months - 6 from 10:00 - 11:15, followed by our Yachad service.

Saturdays @ 11:15AM
We invite all of our little friends (toddler through kindergarten) to join us for singing, dancing, praying and stories in celebration of Shabbat at 11:15 a.m. in the Chapel.
Community News

City of Immigrants: A Night of Support

February 13, 2017 at Beth Am
Doors open @ 6:15 pm

Blown Deadline Productions and Tech Solidarity are sponsoring an event to raise funds for organizations assisting immigrants and refugees. 

For more details, click here

Grief Support Groups

JCS is offering 8-week Grief Support Groups for anyone coping with the death of a loved one.

Learn more here.
The Baltimore Holocaust Survivors and Descendants Group presents
Who Will Keep the Memories Alive & Why Does Remembering Matter?

February 19, 2:00 – 4:00, Community Room, Park Heights JCC.
Speaker: Mrs. Louise Brink Géczy Senior Project Coordinator

The event is free of charge, dietary laws are observed.  
RSVP by Thursday, February 16 to Felicia.
11th Annual Cell-a-Brate
Sun., Mar. 19, 2017@ 5pm
Doubletree by Hilton
Pikesville, MD

Learn more here.

Birthright Summer 2017
Register Now!
LGBTQ Israeli Pride Experience
June 4-14, 2017 

Learn more here.
Beth Am Reminders


You may dedicate/re-dedicate a siddur in honor or memory of a loved one, including placement of a bookplate in the siddur.

Complete the form here. Questions? Contact Nakia.


As a kindness to neighbors without parking pads or garages, please park in the Beth Am parking lot behind the Esplanade Apartments - unless you have mobility or accessibility concerns.  The lot is accessible from Brooks Lane and Beth Am’s spaces are designated by blue stripes.  Take care to park only in the Beth Am spaces to avoid being towed (at your expense).
Upcoming Services
Sat., February 11
8:45 AM: Torah Study w/ Rabbi Burg
9:30 AM: Kesher Services
11:15 AM: Shabbat Yachad
12:30 PM: Tu B'Shevat Seder

Sat., February 18
8:45 AM: Torah Study w/ Rabbi Burg
9:30 AM: Kesher L'Neshamah Services 
10:15 AM: Junior Congregation
11:15 AM: Shabbat Yachad
Prayers for Healing
Roy Limmer
friend of Gail and Lou Wohlmuth

Nate McCarthy
friend of Stephanie Fleischman

Al Coven
uncle of Rafael Coven

Seymour Gottlieb
friend of Rafael Coven and Eva Bazant

Ira Berlin
father of Lisa Berlin Wittenstein

Ludmilla Coven
Mother of Rafael Coven
Sherwood Ross
Uncle of Rafael Coven

Jamie Hecker
cousin of Rabbi Kelley Gludt

Becky Pepkowitz-Gilstrop
friend of Rabbi Daniel Burg

Quinn Phan
friend of Rabbi Kelley Gludt

Sherwood Ross
uncle of Rafael Coven

Judith Levy
friend of Jamie Catelinet

Ron Shapiro
husband of Kathryn Shapiro

Nelson Wruble
father of Ellen Wruble-Hakim

Ira Wruble
uncle of Ellen Wruble-Hakim

Barbara Hakim
mother of Daniel Hakim

Michael Feldman
uncle of Lindsay Holloway
Mary Jonas
wife of Alan Jonas

Bertha Schwarz
mother of Mira Appleby

Alexa Moinkoff
granddaughter of Sharon Zamkoff

Gloria Askin
wife of Joe Askin

Stephanie Whippo
mother of Brian Whippo

Claire Tesh Stoltze
wife of Daniel Stoltze

Robert Young
friend of Stephanie Fleischman

Carolann Cory 
friend of Stephanie Fleischman

Ralph Dinsdale
friend of Rabbi Kelley Gludt

Gavriel Haskins
friend of the Shulman Family
Rebecca Feldberg
Jacqueline Martins  
sister of Michael Sanow 
Bert Rosenheck
husband of Rachel Rosenheck & father of Danielle Spiro
Murray Rose 
father of Robin Rose-Samuels
Joshua Simon
friend of Lisa Berlin Wittenstein
& Robert Wittenstein 

Koby Gruenwald  
son of friends and colleagues

Christine Fletcher
sister of Patricia Berman
Lenore & Marvin Berman
parents of Janis Silverman
Ned Pollard
friend of the Spokes Family 

Burton Gold
father of Joanne Gold
Merle & Murray Sachs
Donald Allen

father of Lisa Minick

Robin Leidner
friend of Amy Davidoff & Steve Gore

Hilda Coyne

Vickie Dorf
Fran Kanterman
Rabbi Daniel Cotzin Burg
ext. 14
Cantor Ira Greenstein

Rabbi Kelley Gludt

Director of Congregational Learning, ext. 15  

Henry Feller
Executive Director, ext. 20

Julie Gottlieb
Beth Am Board President

Nakia Davis
Front Office Coordinator & 
Assistant to the Rabbi,
ext. 11  

Josh Weisberg
Program Coordinator,
ext. 16

Sandy Winters
Ritual Coordinator

Lynora Lawless
Communications & Membership Coordinator
ext. 10 

Norm Weinstein
Bookkeeper, ext. 17

Rachel Weitzner
Capital Campaign Coordinator, 
ext. 21  

Linda Small
Annual Fund Coordinator

Please submit your requests to Lynora by 5pm on Wednesdays
for Saturday, Shabbat coordination.


In need of transportation to Beth Am services or programs, 
please contact: Joyce Keating at 410-358-5477.
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